A Law Career

  • 3 Common Questions About Buying A Lemon Vehicle

    29 November 2022

    When a vehicle is described as a lemon, it typically means that the car is not functioning as it should. There are problems with it that can leave a bad taste in your mouth, much like if you were to suck on a lemon. Here are some questions you are likely to have if you are in a situation where you own a lemon car.  Are There Laws Protecting You From Buying A Lemon?

  • Can You Stop Child Support Payments After Learning You Are Not The Father? Find Out

    31 October 2022

    Generally, parents want their children to have a comfortable life even after dissolving their marriage. This is why they make timely child support payments as ordered by the court. Unfortunately, some may inadvertently pay child support without knowing that they aren't the child's biological father. This may not be fair, and you can request the court to shift the child support responsibility to the biological parent. Read on to find out how you can petition the court to change a previous judgment and how a family lawyer can help.

  • Arrested For Impaired Driving? 5 Forms Of Punishment You Face

    5 October 2022

    Have you or your loved one been arrested for driving while under the influence (DUI) or driving while intoxicated (DWI)? You probably wonder what you can expect in terms of punishment should you be found guilty. And while the laws vary from state to state, there are a few basic forms of penalty most have in common. Here's what you need to know about them.  1. License Suspension Most people who are convicted of any type of impaired driving will see their driving license suspended for a minimum time.

  • Your Trust Administrator: Their Duties And Responsibilities

    9 September 2022

    A trust is an excellent alternative to a last will and testament. It allows estates to be kept out of probate, provides inheritances to beneficiaries in a more orderly manner, and is entirely private. To oversee your trust once you have passed, you must appoint a person that is up to the job. Read on and find out more. What Is a Trustee? Overseeing a trust can be compared to executing a will.

  • How Do Your Retirement Accounts Get Divided In A Divorce?

    10 August 2022

    Will you be getting a divorce from your spouse, and wondering what will happen to your retirement accounts? If so, you may not realize that it is considered marital property and will be divided during a divorce. Here are a few things that you need to know about this unique asset that needs to be divided. Are All Retirement Accounts Considered Marital Property?  Be aware that all of your retirement accounts are not considered marital property.

  • Are You An Executor? 3 Things The Estate Administration Attorney Will Help You Do

    15 July 2022

    Were you named the executor of an estate? If yes, you have a greater legal responsibility to protect and administer it. You are also expected to pay the estate taxes and handle everything else associated with the estate to avoid family disputes. Moreover, you should ensure you distribute the assets according to the will left behind and applicable laws. Unfortunately, you may make mistakes that could lead to increased tax liability or even expose the estate to litigation.

  • Everything You Need To Know About A Social Security Disability Lawyer

    20 June 2022

    When you're in the midst of a difficult situation, it can be hard to know where to turn for help. If you need Social Security Disability, you may need someone in your corner to help fight for those benefits. Here's what you need to know about hiring a Social Security Disability lawyer.  What is Social Security Disability? Social Security Disability is a government benefits program that provides financial assistance to people who are unable to work because of a disabling condition.

  • 3 Things An Auto Accident Lawyer Uses To Determine Fault In A Multiple-Vehicle Crash

    19 May 2022

    Although most car crashes are unintentional, establishing fault may still be vital to obtaining the right compensation. Without knowing who caused the accident, insurers may find it challenging to pay out settlements, and courts may find it tricky to hold someone accountable. Unfortunately, the process of determining responsibility isn't easy. It requires thorough investigations, which a legal professional can best do. That's why you need the assistance of an auto accident lawyer.

  • Why Working With A Personal Injury Attorney Makes Sense If A Liability Dispute Is Involved

    18 April 2022

    Emergencies can happen at any time, anywhere. You could slip as you walk to the front door of your house, be hit by an object at work, suffer injuries due to medical malpractice, or be knocked down by a car as you cross the road. In these situations and many more, you may be eligible for reimbursement to cover your treatment expenses. However, it's essential to work with a personal injury attorney to get a favorable outcome.

  • Tips To Educate Yourself On Divorce Issues

    9 March 2022

    Many people find divorce issues complicated. The complications can easily lead to divorce mistakes. Unfortunately, mistakes in the divorce process can cause you time and money. Below are some tips to learn more about the divorce process and issues. Research State Laws Online Divorce laws vary by state. State laws differ on: Separation or waiting periods Residency requirements Child and spousal support Most states have online resources for divorce laws and regulations.